Posts in Fly Fishing North Island

Friday Fly Day - Smaller Stimulators To Start Summer With

Friday Fly Day - Smaller Stimulators To Start Summer With

It’s Christmas and summertime temps are starting to ramp up. The fish are looking up but are not quite turned on to those big offerings we love to see them eat..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/18/2020
Techy Thursday - Here Comes The Sun

Techy Thursday - Here Comes The Sun

With 30 degree temperatures forecast in the near future it’s time to look at your new seasons summertime clothing systems and what better to keep you cool, dry and protected from the sun than the Simms Solarflex shirt, and Solarflex hoody?.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/17/2020
Win Stuff Wednesday - Simms Summer Outfit Winner Revealed!

Win Stuff Wednesday - Simms Summer Outfit Winner Revealed!

Congrats to David Reilly our winner of the Simms Fishing Products Summer package!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/16/2020
Team Tuesday - Adam Priest Reviews The Simms Riparian Camo

Team Tuesday - Adam Priest Reviews The Simms Riparian Camo

The new Simms Riparian Camo Solarflex sungaiter and gloves make you look cool, which is obviously very important when fly fishing the hinterlands and wilds of New Zealand..... Read more

by Adam Priest on 12/15/2020
How Does A Share of $20,000 Worth Of Prizes Sound?

How Does A Share of $20,000 Worth Of Prizes Sound?

The Great New Zealand Trout Challenge has been ticking along quite nicely since October 1st but here's a heads up, there's still plenty of prizes left in the pool to be won and your chances are looking really good for winning something, you just need to get your entries in..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/11/2020
Friday Fly Day - Summer Manic Fly Collection Flies I'm Stocking Up On

Friday Fly Day - Summer Manic Fly Collection Flies I'm Stocking Up On

It’s now two months into the season and the official beginning of summer. The fly boxes have sure had a workout and it’s now time for a reset and to put those large, often heavy early season flies to the back and fill the box with a few summer favourites..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/04/2020
Team Tuesday - Karsten & Benry Go Backcountry

Team Tuesday - Karsten & Benry Go Backcountry

Recently I was blessed to spend 5 days fishing in the North Island backcountry with my good mate Benry. It was a bucket list trip to a river that starts with M, or was it N, actually maybe it was O, shit I can’t remember the name…funny that..... Read more

by Karsten Neben on 12/01/2020

Techy Thursday - Don't Drop the Line

Why do people let go of the line as they set the hook, and what do they believe they are achieving here? For many, it appears a natural reaction.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/26/2020
Kiwi Nymphing Clinic – Whanganui River

Kiwi Nymphing Clinic – Whanganui River

Saturday 21st November warmed up with a quick meet and greet near the Turangi Coffee Kart then a fly over the saddle to.... Read more

by Rob Vaz on 11/25/2020
Team Tuesday - Parore and Me, Me and Parore

Team Tuesday - Parore and Me, Me and Parore

Tied to the dock in Opua for two weeks of mandatory quarantine felt like a death sentence for someone like myself who struggles to sit still.... Read more

by Alex Roy on 11/24/2020